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5 Women Who Changed How We Think About Race | The New York Times

Ida B. Wells, African American Activist, African American Women, Black Activist, Race, Civil Rights, African American News, Black News, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN, KINDR'D Magazine, KINDR'D
FacebookTwitterMailAmisha Padnani , The New York Times Pager, a Harvard sociologist who died on Nov. 2, demonstrated the tenacious power of race in hiring decisions. We looked back through our obituary archives and found five other women, some recently deceased, whose thinking had an impact on our understanding of race. 1862–1931 Ida B. Wells Ms. Wells was a slave-turned-journalist who […]
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Ida B. Wells gets her street — City Council approves renaming Congress in her honor | Chicago Tribune Chicago’s City Council officially renamed Congress Parkway to Ida B. Wells Drive Wednesday, making the prominent east-west artery the first downtown street named for a woman of color and honoring one of the city’s great activists.">Ida B. Wells gets her street — City Council approves renaming Congress in her honor | Chicago Tribune Chicago’s City Council officially renamed Congress Parkway to Ida B. Wells Drive Wednesday, making the prominent east-west artery the first downtown street named for a woman of color and honoring one of the city’s great activists.

Chicago’s City Council officially renamed Congress Parkway to Ida B. Wells Drive Wednesday, making the prominent east-west artery the first downtown street named for a woman of color and honoring one of the city’s great activists.
Ida B. Wells gets her street — City Council approves renaming Congress in her honor | Chicago Tribune Chicago’s City Council officially renamed Congress Parkway to Ida B. Wells Drive Wednesday, making the prominent east-west artery the first downtown street named for a woman of color and honoring one of the city’s great activists." class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

When a white conductor tried to manhandle Ida B. Wells, she took a bite out of his hand | Timeline It was a daring act of self-defense at a time when blacks were being lynched for merely existing">When a white conductor tried to manhandle Ida B. Wells, she took a bite out of his hand | Timeline It was a daring act of self-defense at a time when blacks were being lynched for merely existing

Ida B. Wells, African American Activist, African American Women, Black Activist, Race, Civil Rights, African American News, Black News, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN, KINDR'D Magazine, KINDR'D
It was a daring act of self-defense at a time when blacks were being lynched for merely existing
When a white conductor tried to manhandle Ida B. Wells, she took a bite out of his hand | Timeline It was a daring act of self-defense at a time when blacks were being lynched for merely existing" class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More